Dale Liesch

Staff writer

Recent Articles

Franklin Realtor, custom-home builder marks anniversary

Jim Hart drove a motorcycle, wore long hair and was a student at Paul D. Camp Community College when he got into real estate in ... Read more

Local schools warned by state

Two Franklin Schools have been downgraded this year from full accreditation to accreditation with a warning due to state test scores that were lower than ... Read more  | 22 comments

You asked: Nonprofits pay police wages for security at events

When police work a nonprofit event, such as the We Be Jammin’ summer concerts in downtown Franklin, the host organization pays their wages. Read more  | 7 comments

I guess I’m no competitive eater

While competing in the Hot Dog Eating Contest on Sept. 15 at the Isle of Wight County Fair, I managed to choke down only three ... Read more  | 2 comments